Find Ancestors

Top tip - using the Genes Reunited community

Welcome to the Genes Reunited community boards!

  • The Genes Reunited community is made up of millions of people with similar interests. Discover your family history and make life long friends along the way.
  • You will find a close knit but welcoming group of keen genealogists all prepared to offer advice and help to new members.
  • And it's not all serious business. The boards are often a place to relax and be entertained by all kinds of subjects.
  • The Genes community will go out of their way to help you, so don’t be shy about asking for help.

Quick Search

Single word search

Genes Extras

Genes Reunited subscription bonuses

As a way of saying thank you to our subscribers, we have launched Genes Extras. You'll find exclusive competitions and discounts on family history magazines, days out and much more.

Take me to Genes Extras

Icons

  • New posts
  • No new posts
  • Thread closed
  • Stickied, new posts
  • Stickied, no new posts

FMP look up, please

ProfilePosted byOptionsPost Date
Marked As Answer Marked as Answered

Hilary

Hilary Report 26 Dec 2013 09:55

Could someone who subscribes to FMP please look up in Maritime Deaths 1794-1964 James Duncan Kerr died 1859.
I have done the search but I am not a member.
Many thanks
Hilary

Margee

Margee Report 26 Dec 2013 10:37

A bit more info on the previous post:

http://www.genesreunited.co.uk/boards/board/genealogy_chat/thread/1233762

OneFootInTheGrave

OneFootInTheGrave Report 26 Dec 2013 10:41

There are 3 records in Maritime Deaths 1794-1964 for a James Kerr but only one has the name James Duncan Kerr, the 3 records are:-

Registration event: death
Print Close
Name: KERR, James
Date of death: 1860
Age:
Place of death:
Port received from:
Port belongs to: Lpool
Ship's name: City Of Baltimore
Series: BT153 - Registers of Wages and Effects of Deceased Seamen
Box: 0005
Page: 148

Registration event: death
Print Close
Name: KERR, James
Date of death: 7 October 1859
Age:
Place of death:
Port received from:
Port belongs to: Sheilds
Ship's name: Harvey
Series: BT153 - Registers of Wages and Effects of Deceased Seamen
Box: 0004
Page: 6

Registration event: death
Print Close
Name: KERR, James Duncan
Date of death: 30 May 1859
Age:
Place of death:
Port received from:
Port belongs to: London
Ship's name: Gleam
Series: BT153 - Registers of Wages and Effects of Deceased Seamen
Box: 0004
Page: 184

Choccy

Choccy Report 26 Dec 2013 10:45

Registration event: death
Print Close Name: KERR, James Duncan
Date of death: 30 May 1859
Age:
Place of death:
Port received from:
Port belongs to: London
Ship's name: Gleam
Series: BT153 - Registers of Wages and Effects of Deceased Seamen
Box: 0004
Page: 184

Engaged on 23rd March 1859
Drowned at sea - (China) - 30th May 1859


Will PM you the image

Hilary

Hilary Report 26 Dec 2013 10:47

Thankyou so much.
Hilary